tnbutterfly - Mary BSN, RN

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  1. Daylight Savings Time begins tomorrow morning at 2 a.m. Be sure to adjust your clocks tonight. How do you reduce time -change sleepiness due to losing one hour of sleep as we Spring Forward?
  2. "Two years ago this weekend, a 35-year-old man traveling home from Wuhan, China, became the first American diagnosed with COVID-19. What if someone from today could have greeted him BEFORE he got on that plane?" Read this insightful article by M...
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    Opps.....

    Glad you liked it Tweety. I agree - great visual effects. The director is "toying with the idea of turning his feature adaptation of Frank Herbert's science fiction book series into a trilogy". Part Two will arrive in theaters on its current r...
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    $800 in Prizes! 4 Winners Will Each Receive a $200 Amazon Gift Card The holiday season is upon us, full of holiday preparations, shopping, and stress. The holidays mean different things to different people. But we all experience a level of str...
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    AND WINNERS ARE... We received so many diverse, creative, and inspiring articles sharing holiday memories, impactful patient encounters, what the holiday season means to you… all of which are awesome! Thanks to all who shared your articles with u...
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    Opps.....

    Looks like CODA is available to rent on Amazon Prime for $2.99
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    Opps.....

    I saw Dune. It's pretty good, at least good enough that I watched the whole thing. Kinda reminded me of Star Wars...
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    Parish Nursing: A Variety of Roles

    Here is a resource in Roanoke that might be helpful. https://seniornavigator.org/program/17677/parish-nursing-virginia-parish-nurse-education-program
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    Parish Nursing: A Variety of Roles

    What state are you in?
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    Parish Nursing: A Variety of Roles

    Is there a Parish Nurse/Faith Community Nurse program or Parish Nurses/Faith Community Nurses in your area?
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    UPDATE While you are waiting for the announcement of the winners, you can read all of the contest articles that met the criteria listed below. Acknowledging the Sadness of the Holidays by Yvonne Hosey Christmas With a Stranger by Krist...
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    Wednesday February 2, 2022

    Good morning Tweety, Siri, Joe, and all to come. Well, Punxsutawney Phil has spoken. Six more weeks of Winter. Time to crawl back in bed. I wish....... It is so good to see the Good Morning crowd here on the "Yellow Side"!!
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    This contest is now closed to article submissions. We received a lot of great articles. If you submitted an article and it has not yet been published, don't worry. We are still processing the articles and preparing them for publication. If yo...
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    REMINDER Contest ends tonight, January 31st at 11:59 PM.
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    Happy National Hug Day!

    I remember when I was able to hug my kids and grandkids after I was fully vaccinated. It brought tears to my eyes. I am a hugger at heart, but reserve my hugs for only those close to me that I know are vaccinated. Has the Pandemic put a damp...
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    U.S. - Free At-Home COVID tests available for order now

    Thanks, Karen. Ordered mine last night.
  17. Many nurses have responded negatively to the new CDC guidelines for shortening isolation time for health care workers who test positive for COVID as it anticipates a surge in hospitalizations due to the Omicron variant. Healthcare workers with COVID-...
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    Inside the Dream: Martin Luther King Jr's Dream to End Health Inequalities

    Bumping this article up in recognition and celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    All contest submissions that comply with the contest rules get published once they are reviewed, approved and processed.
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    Just a reminder The deadline to submit articles for the contest is January 31st at 11:59 PM ET Don't wait too long.
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    Nurses Oppose New CDC Rule Lowering Isolation Time for COVID-Positive Nurses

    Thank you for the update. The information in the OP was based on the CDC report on December 23 that stated: "Healthcare workers with COVID-19 who are asymptomatic can return to work after 7 days with a negative test, and that isolation time can...
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    CRNAs

    Moved to the Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist (SRNA) forum for better response.
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    Article Contest: Holiday Edition 2021

    Hi Wendy. We received your article and we are in the process of getting it ready for publication very soon. Thank you for participating in the contest!
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    What's on Your Nurse Christmas Wish List?

    Christmas is the season of giving. We've all been busy at work for many months giving of ourselves to our patients. And now, as we are in the midst of the holidays, we are extra-busy checking off our "to-do" Christmas list, including gift-giving. ...
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    What's on Your Nurse Christmas Wish List?

    https://lumifycare.com/products/unight-light Tell them you are from allnurses.